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    here we go again

    finally found a calendar that said it did not have any thing with it but just the calendar, no tool bars or nothing else. so I put into my computer and sure enough it put the yahoo toolbar on my computer. well I got rid of that but it really messed up something else. I want the search engine for internet explorer to be and nothing else. but what ever this thing did it reset this computer so when I click on internet explorer I get the yahoo search engine, which I don't want. how do I reset it back to

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    England, Northamptonshire
    Posts : 536
    Windows 8.1 Pro 64-bit ; Windows Server 2012 R2 Standard

    Internet Explorer Startup - Last Session or Home Page - Follow this tutorial but make sure that 'Start with Homepage' is selected and then change the webpage at the top to the following:


    Once done, click apply and OK

    Hope This Helps,
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  3. #3

    Click on the wedge next to the Search icon (Magnifying glass) then click Add at bottom right. Select the search provider you want.

    Click image for larger version

    I didn't think was a search provider, though there is a Do you perhaps mean home page?
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